Yearly Archives: 2004

Gentex Respiratory Products Division Awarded Contract for Navy Life Support Test Equipment

October 27, 2004

Oct. 27, 2004 (Rancho Cucamonga, CA)  – Gentex Corporation, a recognized world leader in the design, development and manufacture of integrated military life support systems, was recently awarded a contract by Naval Air Systems Command, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division Lakehurst to provide Oxygen Mask, Regulator, Helmet and Communications Test Sets for the US…

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Gentex Pilot Flight Equipment Provides Essential Life-Support For Commercial Astronauts’ Historic Flights

October 6, 2004

Wednesday, October 6, 2004 (Carbondale, PA) – Mike Melvill and Brian Binnie, test pilots/commercial astronauts of SpaceShipOne, supported by Pete Siebold, are the latest aerospace mavericks to don pilot flight equipment made by manufacturer, Gentex Corporation. The corporation, headquartered in Carbondale, PA, has historically been at the forefront of aviation “firsts” in military and civilian…

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Gentex Helmet Systems Attends Annual Collier Trophy Award Dinner at National Air and Space Museum

April 19, 2004

Tuesday, April 19, 2004 (Washington, DC) – Gentex Helmet Systems’ Vice President/General Manager Charles D. Rudolf and Director of Marketing Frederick White formally extended their congratulations to the SpaceShip One team while in attendance at the Collier Trophy Winner Dinner at the National Air and Space Museum on TUES., APRIL 19. The event was commemorated…

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